Clinician - Emergency Services

THE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER OF GREATER MANCHESTER INC - Manchester, NH4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $46,000 - $64,000 a year
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MASTER LEVEL CLINICIAN - EMERGENCY SERVICES (ES)

Emergency and Interim Care Services Clinicians provide psychiatric evaluation, crisis intervention, stabilization, disposition and referral services in consultation with the on-call psychiatrist for person’s in need of emergency psychiatric care appearing in our community hospital emergency departments. In addition, clinicians provide in-office triage, crisis intervention, stabilization, back-to-school evaluations and referral services as appropriate for persons scheduled by evaluating clinicians in the EDs and/or referred by other providers, calling on the phone (for themselves or others) or walk-ins to our lobby as indicated by presenting psychiatric status. Shifts are flexible and include overnights and occasional assigned weekend shifts.

Requirements:
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsibilities consist of rapid response, face-to-face assessment, diagnostic screening, wrap-around safety planning and interventions responsive to client goals, needs and resources. Ability to work closely with the ED health care team, on-call psychiatrists ES Team and referral sources is crucial to the provision of high quality accessible services.

Qualifications/Licensure:
Candidates must possess a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university and be licensed or license eligible by the NH Board of Mental Health Practice

Experience:
Relevant experience in providing emergency mental health services preferred.

Job Type: Full-time